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It’s the Beginning of Trillium Season for Most of Ohio

Trillium flexipes
We had one of the longest blooming periods in recent history for snow trillium, which began to bloom in mid-February and lasted until about the middle of April in parts of Ohio...


Stage’s Pond Winter Hike

Posted on 1/7/2015 by State Nature Preserves

We invite you to explore the fields, forests, and ponds of Stage's Pond State Nature Preserve Sunday, January 11 from 1-4 p.m. Dominated by glacial geology, the 3.5 mile trail system is flat, allowing easy hiking.

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Ohio’s Old-Growth Forests

Posted on 12/22/2014 by State Nature Preserves

There are few places in nature more tranquil or awe-inspiring than an old-growth forest. Stepping underneath their lofty emerald canopies reveals a living, breathing masterpiece of what nature can do when given the time and opportunity.

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